Today's Local News

Road Construction Project Set to Begin

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Starting Monday construction will begin on a county road.  

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Iowa Secretary of State Visits Washington

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Iowa’s Secretary of State visited Washington yesterday to talk about a new program.  

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Kalona Water Supply Still Sufficient, Despite More Demand

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Despite the current drought conditions and an increase in usage, the City of Kalona doesn’t see the need for water conservation measures.

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UI Health Care Sigourney Hires New Employee

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Sigourney branch of University of Iowa Health Care is getting a new medical professional.

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Keota City Council Approves Grant Applications

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The City of Keota has approved applications for Washington County Riverboat Foundation grants.

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Washington Demons Fall to Dallas Center-Grimes

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 2:46 pm

The Washington Demons fall in the first round of the 3A State Baseball Tournament in Des Moines to No. 1 seed Dallas Center-Grimes in 9 innings.

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Washington Page – Josh Riffel

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Josh Riffel from the Washington Y shares about several upcoming events happening over the next couple of months.

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Early Morning Accident in Henry County

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 8:35 am

An accident was reported in Henry County early this morning.

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Heat Advisory Takes Effect at Noon Today

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Hot weather will continue over the area today and Wednesday prompting the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory from noon today through 7:00 tomorrow evening.

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Dry Ground Conditions Still Causing Crop Issues

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The dry weather is still affecting area crops says Jim Fawcett, ISU Extension Field Agronomist.  

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Washington School Online Enrollment Help Available Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Community School District is providing help for the upcoming school year student registrations tomorrow.  

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Senator Staff to Hold Listening Post

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Senator Chuck Grassley’s regional director has scheduled a listening post for southeast Iowans later this summer.  

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More Road Work to Begin Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Patch work on Highway 92 in Washington will begin soon.

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Ways to Stay Healthy on Hot Days

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:24 am

With the temperatures still expected to be hot over the next few days, there are steps that can be taken to be safe in the heat.  

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Last Week for Free Lunch Program

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:23 am

This is the last week for children and teens to take part in a lunch program at Washington’s Lincoln Elementary School.  

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Johnson County Supervisor Attends NACo Conference

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:22 am

An area official recently attended a national conference in Pennsylvania.

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UI Health Care Clinic Closure

Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 6:21 am

University of Iowa Health Care is closing one of its clinics.

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Washington Page – Brent Hinson

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 11:01 am

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Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson finishes his conservation about different things happening in Washington.

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Highway 92 Construction in Washington Delayed

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Construction plans have been delayed for the new lane configuration of Highway 92 in Washington.  

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Sales Tax Holiday Happening Soon

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

Iowa is getting ready to hold their sales tax holiday next month.  

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